the deep, germinative layer of the epidermis.
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Origin of Malpighian layer
First recorded in 1875–80
Words nearby Malpighian layer
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British Dictionary definitions for Malpighian layer
anatomy the innermost layer of the epidermis
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Medical definitions for Malpighian layer
The basal layer of the epidermis and the prickle cell layer considered as one unit.germinative layer
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